Dr Jonathan Aylen

Honorary Senior Research Fellow

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Biography

Jonathan is honorary senior research fellow in the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research within Alliance Manchester Business School at the University of Manchester, England and was a founder director of MIoIR. Jonathan has a very varied career, as an economist - winning a Partnership Trust Award for innovative teaching in economics – and as an engineer, an innovation researcher and in environmental management. He won the Williams prize for materials science.

Dr Aylen is President of the Newcomen Society for the History of Engineering and Technology  He was previously an elected member of their national Council and became Vice-Pesident of the Society in 2016.  He is a former President of Manchester Statistical Society.

Jonathan Aylen was an Associate Editor of R&D Management 2014-2016.  He was Conference Chair for the R&D Management Conference in 2013. He frequently broadcasts on steel and related industrial issues.

External positions

President, Newcomen Society, Newcomen Society for the Study of the History of Engineering and Technology

Education / academic qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Trying to Secure the Past: innovation studies and the history of technology, The University of Manchester

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